CAF donates $150,000 USD to support families of Port Said tragedy
The CAF Executive Committee under the chairmanship of CAF President Issa Hayatou at its meeting on Saturday (Feb. 11, 2012), in Libreville (Gabon) approved a financial support of $150,000 USD to the families of the victims of the Port Said tragedy.
Over 70 fans lost their lives and scores injured during an Egyptian Premier League match between Al-Masry and Al-Ahly on February 1, 2011 in Port Said.
It would be recalled that the CAF flag has been flying at half mast since the tragic event. Also, a minute of silence is observed in honour of the victims from the quarter finals stage till the final of the ongoing 2012 Orange Africa Cup of Nations.
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